The television show Dallas originally aired as a five-episode miniseries starting on the first Sunday of April, 1978. Though the show was never intended to continue beyond the initial five episodes, its popularity led to the creation of an additional twelve full seasons, ending after the thirteenth.
The original mini series was shot over six weeks during the winter of 1977, on location in Dallas, Texas. The Cloyce Box Ranch served as the first 'South Fork Ranch' exterior, and a Swiss Avenue building was used for the interior stage sets.
In 2018 she published the first of a trilogy of fantasy novels, The Poppy War, which is currently being adapted for television ...Photograph ... Photograph ... And it’s touring in concert, which means I get to hear all that music live! I will see it in Texas at the DallasSymphony Orchestra next week, but the final stop is at the RoyalAlbert Hall in October.
Larry Hagman played JR (left) in every single episode of Dallas' original run, and then returned in 2012 to play the much older but still scheming version of the character in the reboot ... But he struggled with his health post-Dallas, having successful surgery for liver cancer in 1995 but then developing throat cancer in 2011.